GAA Football

Chris Lawn: Tyrone GAA at same crossroads 11 years on

MEETING OF MINDS: Chris Lawn sees Cavan boss Terry Hyland as a visionary as he bids to plot the downfall of Mickey Harte and Tyrone in next week’s Ulster semi-final
Picture by Colm O’Reilly
Francis Mooney
MORE than a decade has passed since Tyrone and Cavan last met in the Ulster Football Championship. And a defensive rock in the Red Hand side that scored a resounding win in 2005 believes the upcoming semi-final could prove to be a similarly defining episode for the current squad. Chris Lawn reflects on that Clones encounter as a watershed which dictated the path of a team that drew massive strength from a 21-point replay victory, a path that ended gloriously in September of that year with a Sam Maguire Cup triumph. The double All-Ireland winner feels the 2016 team needs a compara[...]
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